• Special Screenings
Director: Masao Takeshita
  • Drama
World Premiere
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©2017 MIDNIGHT BUS film committee
Schedule & Ticket
11/02 19:00- (157min)
  • Greetings from the stage
Guest (tentative): Greetings from the Stage: Taizo Harada (Actor),Mirai Yamamoto (Actress), Manami Konishi (Actress), Kou Nanase (Actor), Masao Takeshita (Director), Ikuko Kawai (Music)
Tickets ¥1800,
Student Tickets ¥1500
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
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This is a film adaptation of Yuki Ibuki's novel, which was nominated for the 151st Naoki Prize. It sensitively depicts the moving story of a family struggling to find their way to begin again.
Director Masao Takeshita

Staff Director/Producer : Masao Takeshita
Original Novel : Yuki Ibuki
Screenplay : Masato Kato
Music : Ikuko Kawai
Executive Producer : Minako Watanabe
Exective Producer : Toshizo Oda
Exective Producer : Sumio Hoshino
Producer : Hideyuki Honma
Producer : Hitoshi Endo
Cast Taizo Harada
Mirai Yamamoto
Manami Konishi
Kou Nanase
Wakana Aoi
Kyozo Nagatsuka
157min. Color Japanese | 2017 Japan | Distributor in Japan: ARK Entertainment, Inc.
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